The Beauty of the Husband: A Fictional Essay in 29 Tangos

By Anne Carson


1. The poem is dedicated to Keats, ‘for his general surrender to beauty.’ In his ‘Ode on a Grecian Urn,’ Keats concludes that ‘Beauty is truth, truth beauty,–that is all/ Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.’


Published date: January 1, 2001
Type: Books
Genre: Poetry

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